These are the winners of the 13x13 tournament
Song Jun Hyup KR 7d
Robert Jasiek DE 5d
Lukas Podpéra CZ 5d
On Tuesday, two Go games on 9x9 board were played between Motoki Noguchi (6 Dan, Japan) and the computer program Zen. Komi was set to 7.0. Zen won both games. This was different to the European Go Congress 2011 in Bordeaux, where Zen lost its game against Motoki Noguchi, at that time with Motoki playing white and Komi set to 0.5.
The games can be downloaded on KGS http://www.gokgs.com/gameArchives.jsp?user=egc2012pro
On Wednesday, there will be one game on 13x13 board between Motoki Noguchi and Zen (Komi 6.5), starting at 2.30 p.m. At 4 p.m., a 19x19 game will be played between Catalin Taranu and CrazyStone.
The following five players have already qualified for the European Championship:
- Ilya Shikshin
- Ondrej Silt
- Cornel Burzo
- Thomas Debarre
- Antti Törmänen
On Wednesday, August 1st, at 10 AM the playoffs for the three remaining spots take place with the following pairings:
- Cristian Pop - Mateusz Surma
- Zhao Pei - Jan Simara
- Ion Florescu - Pavol Lisy
The following Go players already qualified for the finals to determine European Champion starting on Thursday:
The bold marked games determine the remaining three places in the finals are played on Wednesday.